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Should I remove Adobe Illustrator?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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United States Rank #19,370
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Adobe Illustrator 9.0

What is Adobe Illustrator?  (from Adobe Systems)

Create distinctive vector artwork for any project. Used by design professionals worldwide, Adobe Illustrator software provides precision and power with sophisticated drawing tools, expressive natural brushes, and a host of time-savers.Meet the most powerful and connected Illustrator ever. The new Touch Type tool gives ...  Read more


Adobe Illustrator 9.0 is a program developed by Adobe Systems. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is Illustrator.exe. The software installer includes 15 files and is usually about 47.06 MB (49,341,111 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 56% of users of Adobe Illustrator come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.adobe.com/prodindex/illustrator
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 9.0
Uninstaller: C:\WINDOWS\ISUNINST.EXE -f"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 9.0\Uninst.isu" -c"C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 9.0\Uninst.dll"
Estimated size: 47.06 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Adobe Illustrator 9.0

Program executable:Illustrator.exe
Name:Adobe Illustrator
Path:C:\Program Files\Adobe\Illustrator 9.0\Illustrator.exe
Additional files:
  • Illustrator.exe - Adobe Illustrator
  • PDFPoquito50iRelease.dll - Adobe PDF Library
  • plugin.dll - Adobe Photoshop (Photoshop Plugin Utilities)
  • Uninst.dll - Uninst
  • CoolType.dll - CoolType (CoolType Typography Engine)
  • ACE.dll - ACE (Adobe Color Engine)
  • AGM.dll - AGM (Adobe Graphics Manager)
  • BIB.dll - BIB (Bravo Interface Binder)
  • MPS.dll - MPS (Modular Parsing System)
  • OPP.dll - OPP

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • Illustrator.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{EEF639D5-D2E2-4D7E-BB92-2689AE4E3EE3}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Adobe Illustrator?

Quickly and completely remove Adobe Illustrator 9.0 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Adobe Illustrator from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Adobe Illustrator 9.0, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Adobe Illustrator.

Win 7 (SP1) 49%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.85%
Windows XP 29.81%
Windows 8 9.62%
Windows Vista 6.73%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 29.41%
Windows 7 Professional 9.80%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.84%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 4.90%
Windows 10 Home 2.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

56.30% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 56.30%
  Japan 11.85%
  France 5.93%
  Germany 3.70%
  Canada 3.70%
  United Kingdom 3.70%
  Australia 2.96%
  Thailand 1.48%
  India 1.48%
  DK 1.48%
  Hong Kong 0.74%
  Sweden 0.74%
  Greece 0.74%
  Israel 0.74%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 35.38%
Dell 27.69%
Acer 13.85%
American Megatrends 7.69%
ASUS 6.15%
Gateway 1.54%
Apple 1.54%
Common models
Dell Dimension E521 2.17%
Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 2.17%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1010 2.17%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.17%
Hewlett-Packard p6670t 2.17%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.17%

About Adobe Systems

Adobe Systems Incorporated is computer program company focused on the creation of multimedia & creativity program products, with a more-recent foray towards rich Net application program development.
Publisher URL: www.adobe.com


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